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Spindleshanks

400 Brassie Ave, Ste B, Tahoe Vista, CA 96143
+1 530-546-2191
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brick chicken” (11 reviews)
“oysters” (8 reviews)
“flank steak” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
400 Brassie Ave, Ste B, Tahoe Vista, CA 96143
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11 - 20 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went to Spindleshanks on a recommendation from a friend. Our first visit was for happy hour, drinks and a couple of really original and delicious appetizers. it was so good we went back for dinner, twice. Each time we have ordered something different and...More

1  Thank Deb0806
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Hello Deb0806. Thank you for your business and for your great review. We are happy that you have chosen Splndleshanks for several visits and pleased that you were happy with the food choices and our service. We look forward to having you visit us again...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

We first ate here for lunch; and since it was so good, we came back a few days later for dinner. Both times we sat outside on the deck which was very nice and peaceful. Both times, the food was excellent, and the service was...More

1  Thank Ginger W
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi, Ginger. Thank you for your excellent review. We are happy that you enjoyed both of your visits with us. We look forward to having you visit us again.

Reviewed 23 June 2017

We ate here twice while staying in Tahoe Vista this month, once inside and the second on the outside patio.The food was all excellent and the service was very good. Clyde, a local resident, had recommended it. There is a good choice on the menu...More

Thank dianap-10
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dianap-10, thank you for choosing our restaurant during your stay in Tahoe Vista. We are pleased that you had the chance to dine inside and the came back to enjoy our outside patio. We are glad that you took the recommendation of one of our...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

We had about 20 people and were seated outside. The food was great, prices reasonable, and staff very professional. I had a flank steak (spicy) with a chili relleno which was very good. We also had full use of the Boccei court for 1 hour...More

Thank fay0007
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi, fay0007. Thank you for choosing us to celebrate your Family Reunion Dinner. We are glad that your experience with us was pleasurable. I apologize for the mix-up with your final tab. I will take this up with my staff so that in the future...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

First time at this restaurant, but for sure you'll be visiting again. The food is just great, the service is excellent, up to the smallest of details. I love the baked bread and butter, the best in town for sure. Also the view is spectacular,...More

Thank Cristian S
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Cristian S. Thank you for visiting us and for your great review. We look forward to having you with us again.

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great salad, Easy comfortable atmosphere, looking forward to summer on their deck. I can't believe I have to have more words to complete my review.

Thank Ezsailor
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi, Ezsailor. We are happy to have you visit us and that you enjoyed the atmosphere and your choice of cuisine. We look forward to your visits throughout the summer and you spending those times enjoying our deck.

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a late lunch and remembered my favorite Tahoe pitch and putt restaurant is open year round. Great staff...perfect Cobb salad. We didn't try anything extravagant, but sometimes just the basics hit the spot perfectly.

Thank Taylor G
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Taylor G. Thank you for visiting us. We appreciate your great review and hope that you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 9 February 2017

We've been going to Spindleshanks for many years during our visits to Tahoe. Mostly we go for happy hour and have been very happy. Both beverages and food are done nicely. We love the roasted artichoke and always try something new. This time it was...More

Thank getawaycraig
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi getawaycraig. Thank you for your great review and trying out our different menu choices during Happy Hour. We're glad that you had a great experience.

Reviewed 17 January 2017

This establishment relocated roughly 2 years ago and in doing so seems to have lost touch with reality. The food went from a 10 to a zero, the service is non existent. Emails to the manager with details of issues that I experienced have gone...More

Thank DanTech2000
Steven M, Owner at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

I am truly sorry you were so disappointed with your Spindleshanks experience. Although I know the experience you had here was to come 15 minutes after we had closed and you were angry we had stopped serving lunch for the day. You were served nothing....More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food is always spot on. They continually update the menu and have great specials. We've started going in for breakfast and they have the best chicken and waffles in town!! Service is great from the hostess to the kitchen crew. We've never had a...More

Thank rwll
Steven M, Public Relations Manager at Spindleshanks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello, rwll. We appreciate your great review and for your recommendation. We look forward to having you visit us again very soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:30
Monday
08:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:30
Thursday
08:00 - 21:30
Friday
08:00 - 21:30
Saturday
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Brassie Ave, Ste B, Tahoe Vista, CA 96143
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 530-546-2191
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